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A man charged with the murders of Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee and assaulting a third man in Sligo has been remanded in custody until next month. Yousef Palani of 10 Markievicz Heights, Sligo, appeared before Sligo District Court via video link from Castlerea prison today. The 22 year old…

The Taoiseach has been asked to outline how Ireland intends to respond the increasing number of serious and violent attacks that are taking place throughout the country.   The issued was raised in the Dáil by the leader of the Aontu Party, Peadar Tobin.   Deputy Tobin referenced among others…

The funeral of Michael Snee takes place on Monday in Ballytivnan in Sligo.   Michael is reposing at his family home on Saturday and Sunday, before removal to Saint Joseph’s Church in Ballytivnan to arrive for mass at 12 noon on Monday.   He will be laid to rest in…

Gardaí in Sligo will continue to investigate today if there was a homophobic motive behind the murders of two men in Sligo town.   58-year-old Michael Snee and 42-year-old Aidan Moffitt were found dead in their homes earlier this week.   Gardaí are questioning a man in his 20s in…

Gardaí in Sligo have inside the last few minutes confirmed that they are now investigating two murders which took place in the town this week.   A man in his 20’s was arrested in Sligo last night following the discovery of the body of a man in a house at…